Arctonyx

noun
Arc·​to·​nyx | \ -ˌniks \

Definition of Arctonyx

: the genus that consists of the hog-nosed badgers

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History and Etymology for Arctonyx

New Latin, from arct- + Greek onyx talon, claw

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“Arctonyx.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Arctonyx. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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